Special screenings: ‘Romeo and Juliet,’ civil-rights series, much more

The Salt Lake Tribune

Published: February 18, 2014 01:39PM
Updated: February 19, 2014 05:51PM
This image released by Paramount Pictures shows Will Forte as David Grant, left, and Bruce Dern as Woody Grant in a scene from the film "Nebraska," about a booze-addled father who makes to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize. The film was nominated for a Spirit Award for best feature on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013. The Spirit Awards will take place Saturday, March 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, Merie W. Wallace)

Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle

Orem Library is one of 473 cultural organizations to receive a special film set, “Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle.” Four films funded by NEH, “The Abolitionists,” “Slavery by Another Name,” “The Loving Story” and “Freedom Riders,” connect the stories of America’s long civil-rights movement.

When • Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.; Thursday, 7 p.m.

Where • Orem Public Library, 58 N. State St., Orem

Tickets • Free

Beaver Trilogy

The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art will present a screening of Trent Harris’ “Beaver Trilogy,” followed by a talk with Harris.

When • Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Where • Brewvies Cinema & Pub, 677 S. 200 West, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $8 donation suggested